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Smart Cities for a society of longer lives

“We are currently in a society where people live longer. Smart cities are a response to this.” said Laurent Abadie, CEO of Panasonic Europe. His words are clear, smart cities are not only about technology and the environment but also about people’ well-being, about which services we can offer to people and make their lives better. 348 more words

Sustainability

A better understanding on ocean garbage behavior

Some scientists from the University of Miami Rosenstiel School of Marine & Atmospheric Science created a model in which they could identify simulate and follow the transportation pattern of floating marine debris. 121 more words

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Floating wetlands, the perfect water cleaners

Floating wetlands are natural systems that may be simple and rather odd but they could become a very effective treatment for wastewater due to their double purpose of taking up pollutants from water and serve as habitat for small fish and amphibians. 88 more words

Sustainability

My War on Stuff

In a time where I feel like I can’t do anything on the massive scale that I would like. I start to reevaluate to a smaller “me sized” scale. 388 more words

Life

Zero Waste: ready, steady, throw

The less you have, the less you have to worry about ||Gautama Buddha||

So it has now been about 10 days since starting this new…

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Zero Waste

January

Our first blog post!

We have been meaning to blog our gardening experiences for some time now and with the start of a new year, it seemed as good a time as any. 176 more words

Gardening